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The “F*cking B*tch” Club

The “F*cking B*tch” Club

Surely by now you heard about Ted Yoho, the republican Congressman from Florida whose invective towards NY Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (“AOC”) made national news. The incident distilled an awful lot into one mean-spirited encounter, notably the enduring...

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A reflection from the intersection of gender and race | Opinion

A reflection from the intersection of gender and race | Opinion

A shooting at the North Brunswick home of a federal judge and a brief exchange of words on the steps of the Capitol, which ended with one member of Congress calling another a “f**king b*tch” — what could they possibly have in common? After all, one took place in New...

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Who Runs the World? Girls! Just Kidding, it’s Men!

Who Runs the World? Girls! Just Kidding, it’s Men!

Last week I described how NJ’s redistricting process elevates and protects males politicians at the expense of their female counterparts. (For the uninitiated, redistricting is that once-a-decade chance for NJ politicians to redraw their own political...

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Rep. Sherrill Endorsed by National Organization for Women PAC

Rep. Sherrill Endorsed by National Organization for Women PAC

West Caldwell, NJ — Representative Mikie Sherrill announced her endorsement today by the National Organization for Women Political Action Committee (NOW PAC) for her dedication to the fight for the advancement and equality of women. This is the second cycle in a row...

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Local organizations gather for Period Rally in Hinds Plaza

Local organizations gather for Period Rally in Hinds Plaza

On Saturday, Oct. 19, several local organizations teamed up with Period, a national nonprofit founded by Nadya Okamoto and dedicated to ending period poverty and stigma, to host a rally, part of the first-ever National Period Day. Nationally, organizers held more...

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